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Is Skin Itching in IgA Nephropathy Dangerous

Is Skin Itching in IgA Nephropathy DangerousHematuria is the top one complication of IgA Nephropathy patients, but in some cases, patients also experience skin itching almost all over their body. So, is it a dangerous condition?

Actually, few patients suffer from itchy skin in early stage of IgA Nephropathy, but when illness develops to advanced stage, itching problem will become very common. Skin itching itself is not deadly, but for IgA Nephropathy patients, this may signify serious illness condition.

In kidney disease, skin itching usually appears as a result of high toxin level in blood or a high phosphorus level in blood. Kidney is in charge of cleansing blood and maintaining electrolyte balance. For IgA Nephropathy patients, when kidneys can not do the job well any more, toxins that should be removed will build up in blood, and also electrolyte disturbance appears.

In initial stage of IgA Nephropathy, the concentration of toxins in blood is very low and also electrolyte disturbance is not so serious. Under such a condition, there is usually no skin itching problem. Skin problem appears easily when IgA Nephropathy develops to kidney failure stage.

Skin itching is just a physical discomforts of IgA Nephropathy. It is not deadly, but annoying and it always indicates serious illness condition. For IgA Nephropathy patients who have skin itching, they can take some natural remedies, which help to increase life quality, but if they want to remove this problem permanently, they need to start from treating kidney damages.

In many countries, IgA Nephropathy is treated with medicines like prednisone and cyclophosphamide which work effectively, but can not repair and stop further kidney damages. Therefore, IgA Nephropathy keeps progressing slowly and finally kidney failure is caused. To prevent kidney failure and terrible symptoms like skin itching, patients can try Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Immunotherapy and Top Seven TCMD Therapies which not only helps to stop further kidney damages, but also strengthen kidney.

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